How Employee Appreciation Helps Your Business Be Successful

March 1, 2018 by Alexis De Jesus

How often do you say “Thank You” to your employees?

Do they think you really mean it? We learned from our parents, grandparents, teachers, mentors, etc., that saying “thank you” is polite and respectful. When did thanking someone, specifically an employee/co-worker become a meaningless habit?

Continuous motivation, high employee-satisfaction ratings, and increased productivity are all results of appreciating your employees. Everyone loves to be recognized for their hard work and all of the hours they have put in to make a project …

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Office Holiday Parties: The Do’s & Don’ts

December 14, 2017 by Alexis De Jesus

Holiday parties are the best, aren’t they?

Eh, sometimes. Although it may be a great time to let loose and socialize with other departments that you had no idea existed, it’s also a good time to show that you can maintain your professionalism. Below you’ll find a few tips to keep class, eat, drink, and be merry at your office party.

Frank the tank keeps coming around with shots. First of all, Frank the Tank shouldn’t be doing this. Try to stay …

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Adweek Women in Media Event

May 12, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Adweek Women in Media - Hornblower New York


Last Wednesday Adweek held it’s Women in Media event aboard the Hornblower Infinity. It was a fitting location to celebrate the best of the best women in media and some big names were there, from TV personality Wendy Williams to news anchors and hosts including Kate Snow, anchor for NBC Nightly News Sunday, Harris Faulkner, co-host of Fox News ‘Outnumbered’, plus many more who work at the highest levels of the industry.

Over 500 media luminaries boarded the Hornblower infinity, decked …

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Corporate events – getting the details right

March 24, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Corporate Events - Hornblower New York


So you’ve selected a venue for your corporate event – congratulations if you chose Hornblower! It might seem like the hard work is over after you’ve chosen your venue, but if you want an event that is really going to be memorable and achieve all its aims, you need to make sure you get the details right.

Whether its activities, decorations or other small elements, it’s important to be on point so you can truly have the desired impact.

You might want …

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Ultimate team building activities on the water

March 14, 2016 by Damian O’Keeffe
Team Building Events - Hornblower New York


Has your team’s enthusiasm been waning? Now’s the perfect time get the crew re-energized with a team building event.

Getting the team together for some bonding can have a significant impact on your business. Whether it’s an employee appreciation party or a full day of team building activities, you’ll be making a difference.

Whether you get everyone together for some bonding or an employee appreciation party, or decide to go the route of a full experience with team building activities, you’ll improve …

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